Author

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Walter Mosley

American writer

1952   -  

country of citizenship: United States of America
native language: English
language of expression: English
educated at: City College of New York, Goddard College, Johnson State College, Alexander Hamilton High School
occupation: film producer, novelist, writer, screenwriter, playwright, science fiction writer, children's writer, actor
award received: CWA New Blood Dagger, Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards, Grammy Award for Best Album Notes, Nero Award, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work, Fiction, Langston Hughes Medal
influenced by: Dashiell Hammett
www.waltermosley.com

Walter Ellis Mosley (born January 12, 1952) is an American novelist, most widely recognized for his crime fiction. He has written a series of best-selling historical mysteries featuring the hard-boiled detective Easy Rawlins, a black private investigator living in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles, California; they are perhaps his most popular works. In 2020, Mosley received the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, making him the first black male to receive the honor.
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Series

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Works

27

Blue Light

novel written by Walter Mosley in 1998

author: Walter Mosley

1998

Papillon blanc

author: Walter Mosley

Black Betty

author: Walter Mosley

Devil in a Blue Dress

novel by Walter Mosley

author: Walter Mosley

1990

Always Outnumbered, Always Outgunned

novel by Walter Mosley

author: Walter Mosley

1997

Fortunate Son

novel by Walter Mosley

author: Walter Mosley

2006

Little Brother

short story

author: Walter Mosley

Maximum Fantastic Four

book by Walter Mosley

author: Walter Mosley

2005

Little Scarlet

Walter Mosley novel

author: Walter Mosley

2004

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